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Fun guided bike rides are coming back to Coventry

Monday 14 April 2014

If you’re keen to get out on your bike a bit more this summer but don’t know where to start, a new series of free local guided bike rides could be the answer.

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Memorial Park to host Vaisakhi Sports Day

Thursday 17 April 2014

The Sikh Union is staging the Vaisakhi Sports Day next month, with sports including football, tug of war and kabaddi.

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Volunteers needed to help Coventry Youth Offending Services

Wednesday 16 April 2014

People interested in helping young people aged 10-17 who have offended to get back on track, are currently being recruited by Coventry Youth Offending Services.

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Farmers Market returns to Broadgate

Tuesday 15 April 2014

Coventry city centre is set to welcome back the monthly Farmers Market to Broadgate this Friday 18 April.

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Flag-waving crowds welcome President of Ireland to Coventry

Friday 11 April 2014

Crowds of people and schoolchildren welcomed the President of Ireland to the city today.

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Council among the accredited organisations for the Workplace Wellbeing Charter Awards

Thursday 10 April 2014

Delegates from businesses across Coventry and Warwickshire gathered on Monday March 31 at the Welcome Centre, where Coventry City Council was among the winners in the Workplace Wellbeing Charter.

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By-election to take place for Cheylesmore Ward – alongside Council and European Elections

Wednesday 9 April 2014

A by-election will take place for Cheylesmore Ward on Thursday 22 May, following the resignation of Councillor Kevin Foster.

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Visit of the Irish President

Tuesday 8 April 2014

The President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins, accompanied by Mrs Sabina Higgins, will pay a State Visit to the United Kingdom as the guests of Her Majesty The Queen from Tuesday 8 April to Friday 11 April.

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Additional Townscape Heritage Lottery Funding made available for Far Gosford Street.

Friday 4 April 2014

Further restoration of Far Gosford Street Conservation Area can continue with the news that just over £970,000 has now been secured from Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) under its Townscape Heritage programme. This grant will be used to restore more properties on the street including a number of Grade II listed buildings, locally listed buildings and other buildings of importance within the Conservation area. These works will be in addition to works already planned under Phase 2 of the Far Gosford Street project.

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Wildflower Planting

Friday 4 April 2014

Over the next few weeks Coventry City Council will be preparing seven sites to be planted with wildflowers.

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Coventry aspires to be an Age Friendly city

Friday 4 April 2014

Coventry City Council are partnering with Age UK Coventry and Coventry University as part of a World Health Organisation initiative to make cities more age-friendly.

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